Advert Ref: RMQ747

Advert Title: Post Basic – Qualified Pharmacist Assistant

Area: La Lucia, Durban

Advert Type: Full-Time

Working Hours: 40 Hours

Time Conditions: Dayshift

Salary: R12,000 – R23,000

Closing Date: 22 October 2022


The incumbent will assist the pharmacist in dispensing and to perform pharmacy related administrative duties.


• Grade 12 or equivalent NQF level 4 qualification.

• Qualified as Post Basic Pharmacist Assistant

• Registered as a post basic pharmacist assistant with the South African Pharmacy Council


• Two years’ experience in a similar position in a pharmacy 

• Working experience in private healthcare will be advantageous


• Computer Literacy essential.

• Knowledge of dispensing systems and ordering systems

• The dispensing of a prescription to in and out patients following the interpretation and evaluation of the prescription by a pharmacist

• Provision of drug information service under the supervision of a pharmacist

• Supply of ethical ward stock under the supervision of a pharmacist

• Supply of surgical ward stock

• Assist in the control of stock kept in wards

• Aseptic compounding of mixtures according to GPP under supervision of the pharmacist

• Checking and controlling expiry dates of medication in stock

• Assist in cyclical counts and full stock take process

• Assist in ethical and surgical stock ordering

• Related house-keeping tasks

• All duties assigned by management from time to time

• Keep up to date with evolving policies and procedures and abide by them at all times.

Interested Applicants who meet the requirements may apply here on our website or use the email address of La Lucia Hospital HR Manager STELLA VAN ROOY []. Applicants will be conducted shortly, Should you not be contacted in 14 days of your application, Please consider your application unsuccessful and thank you for your interest in our healthcare group.